Znovín Znojmo

One of the most famous wineries in the Czech Republic

The grapes for the high-quality wines of Znovín Znojmo ripen in their own vineyards, are processed and stored in the wine cellar and then sold.

Project objectives

  • Reduction of the water consumption
  • Reduction of the BOD (Biological Oxygen Demand) levels in waste water
  • Introduction of an Environmental Management System acc. to ISO 14001

Measures implemented

  • Installation of new bottle washing and bottle filling equipment
  • Installation of new nozzles on the bottle washing machine
  • Reduction of backflush frequency of the sand filter in the water treatment system
  • Separation of waste water stream flows depending on the degree of contamination

Results

  • Reduction of the water consumption by 25 %
  • Reduction of the specific water consumption by 50 % due to increased productivity
  • Reduction of the BOD (Biological Oxygen Demand) levels in waste water by 25 %

The amortisation period for the implemented measures was one year.

Homepage: Znovín Znojmo